Red Oak police investigating shooting on Falls Court

RED OAK — On Wednesday, February 24, at approximately 11:53 p.m., dispatchers from the Northern Ellis Emergency Dispatch Center received a multitude of calls in reference to gunshots.

Officers from the Red Oak Police Department were dispatched at approximately 11:57 p.m. to the 100 block of Falls Court on a report of gunshots and arrived on scene at approximately 11:59 p.m. Upon arrival, officers determined that a vehicle and a single-family residence, occupied by several people, to include young children, were targeted and struck with bullets. Fortunately, no one was injured and a large number of shell casings from multiple caliber weapons were recovered in and along the roadway directly in front of the residence.

Witnesses on the scene were unable to provide a description of the number of suspects involved or a vehicle description at this time. The investigation is ongoing and investigators are actively investigating the offense.

Anyone with information on this shooting are encouraged to call the Red Oak Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 469-218-7702.